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A Pastor’s Reflections: Never Speak Ill of Your Children
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When I first contemplated entering the pastorate, I never realized that sometimes the church can be an ugly place. In fact, St. Augustine is reported as saying, “The church is a whore, but I must love her anyway because she is my mother.”

 
 
 
A Pastor’s Reflections: Run Your Own Race
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In my pre-parent life, I used to have time to run a few triathlons—sprints, mainly. One of the things that I found personally discouraging was the fact that the race event staff would write your age on your calf muscle with a large waterproof marker.

 
 
 
Office Hours: Sanctification and the Fruit of the Spirit with Dr. Kim
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Office Hours talks with Dr. Julius J. Kim, Dean of Students and Associate Professor of Practical Theology, about Sanctification and the Fruit of the Spirit.

 
 
 
A Pastor’s Reflections: Liar, liar, pants on fire!
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One of the strangest tendencies I’ve found in ministry is that people will meet you for the first time and tell whoppers—huge lies. I’m not sure why they do this, but they do.

 
 
 
Latest Faculty Publication! Fesko on the Westminster Standards
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WSC's latest faculty publication comes from Dr. Fesko, and is titled, The Theology of the Westminster Standards: Historical Context and Theological Insights.